Fall 2017 Public Service Fair

 

PSF Fall 2017 FlyerA reminder that the College of Letters & Sciences will host the Fall 2017 Public Service Fair on Monday, September 11th from 3:00 – 6:00pm at Varsity Hall in Union South.  Over 60 local non-profit groups will be in attendance to meet one on one with students seeking ways to get involved with volunteer, intern and part-time/full-time opportunities. Typically employer organizations focus on: human rights, mentorship, education, youth development, healthcare, social and economic justice. Click here for more information, and view attending employers here.

Advertising and Communications Career/Internship Fair

On Monday, image001February 6th, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.,  Union South will be hosting the Advertising and Communications Career Fair. This is a great opportunity for students interested in internships and careers in advertising, communications, marketing, media, and public relations. Click here to see the list of participating employers.

Spring Career & Internship Fair

All UW-Madison students and alumni are welcome to attend the Spring Career & Internship Fair event. This fair offers students the opportunity to connect with approximately 240 companies who are eager to talk about their full-time and internship positions, as well as offer students a chance to research careers and network. The fair will occur on Thursday, February 2nd, from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the
Kohl Center.

A list of registered organizations that will be at the event can be found here.

Pennsylvania Democratic Party: Organizer Position

The Pennsylvania Democratic Party is seeking full-time Organizers to join the Democratic coordinated campaign for highly targeted national and state races. The coordinated campaign will play a critical role in helping to elect Democrats up and down the ballot in Pennsylvania this year: from helping Legislative campaigns in targeted state house and state senate seats all the way up the ballot to the campaign for President. Continue reading

Morgridge Center for Public Service Opportunities

Badger Volunteers

Registration opens Thursday, January 21 at 12:01am!

Go online to choose a volunteer opportunity from one of 75+ community partner sites. With a team of fellow UW students, you’ll volunteer with that community partner at the same time and day once every week. Your commitment lasts one full semester, and transportation is provided if needed. We expect all 850 slots to fill, so grab yours as soon as possible. You can preview sites here.

Volunteer Opportunities

Wisconsin Historical Society Editorial Intern

The Wisconsin Historical Society is looking for a volunteer Editorial Intern for the Wisconsin Magazine of History. This spring 2016 position provides an exciting introduction to the publishing industry and offers excellent preparation for a job in communications. 10-15 hours per week. Click here for more info.

High School Algebra Tutor

Achievement Connections is looking for volunteer algebra tutors. The program matches a tutor one-on-one with a local high schooler struggling in algebra. Interested volunteers are asked to commit once per week for at least one semester. Comprehensive training is provided. Sign up here.

Events

Spring 2016 Public Service Fair

The Spring Public Service Fair is Wednesday, Jan. 27th from 3 to 6pm in Varsity Hall at Union South. This is a great way to find volunteer opportunities, jobs and internships with local and national nonprofit/ government organizations. Stop by to explore any time that works for you. We only do this twice a year! Click here for more information.

Jobs & Internships

Sustainability Intern

The UW-Madison Office of Sustainability is now recruiting interns for summer 2016. Applications are due January 26. The student internship program is intended to engage student creativity, energy, and leadership around sustainability principles while using our campus as a living laboratory to study sustainability. Students work collaboratively with Office of Sustainability leadership and other campus partners to tackle a range of sustainability projects. Learn more here.

Latino Earth Partnership Internship

The UW-Madison Arboretum’s Earth Partnership program collaborates with schools, school district offices, botanic gardens, nature and conservation organizations and Latino, tribal and public agencies to build the capacity of informal and formal K-12 educators to integrate multicultural perspectives into place and project-based curricula, professional development, and community engagement. This internship will provide administrative support for Earth Partnership’s LEP program with Centro Hispano. Learn more!

Community GroundWorks 

Community GroundWorks has four great internships open for the 2016 growing season. As an intern, you can expect to be fully immersed in hands-on experiences, as well as training and professional development. Click here to learn more. Internships include:

  • Troy Community Farm
  • Troy Kids’ Garden
  • Goodman Youth Farm
  • Troy Natural Areas

REAP, a local food system nonprofit, is looking for a spring 2016 Development & Communication Intern. The internship is an excellent opportunity for students interested in sustainable food, social media, communications, nonprofit development, graphic design and event planning. Deadline to apply is Friday, January 22. Learn more here.Development & Communications Internship